2019 NFL franchise tag primer and candidates

7:00 AM ET Kevin SeifertNFL Nation Close ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 Your brief NFL offseason breather is over. It’s tag time. The NFL now moves into its first offseason window for major personnel decisions. Beginning Tuesday and continuing through March 5, teams can […]

Rick Pitino’s team captures Greek Cup title

Rick Pitino is a champion again. The former Louisville coach led Panathinaikos to the Greek Cup Championship by beating PAOK in the final 79-73 on Sunday. Greek Cup Championship to Panathinaikos! Awesome group of guys. Truly special men #paobc pic.twitter.com/DCpL7P86u6 — Rick Pitino (@RealPitino) February 17, 2019 Hired in December by the Athens club, Pitino […]

How LeBron James can make Team Tamper a reality

4:26 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN CHARLOTTE, N.C. — You know the picture. Kevin Durant and Team LeBron put on an epic show — and comeback — in Charlotte, and Giannis Antetokounmpo had the dunk of the night. We’re handing out grades for every player in the All-Star Game. Team LeBron and Team Giannis put on […]